The Irish Festival of Oulu

Official program partner of Oulu 2026

The Soap Pig

The Soap Pig

Friday 27.9. 21:00

The Soap Pig

The Soap Pig are a local Oulu band known for their onstage craic and lively performances. The lads form a unique array of groovy rhythms and arrangements of traditional Irish tunes fused with original tunes they have written. The group also performs old Irish songs of love, heartache and immigration sung in English and Irish.

Get ready to let loose, dance and have a fun evening amongst friends.

InSpiral Dance Company will open the concert at 20:30, followed by The Soap Pig performing at 21:00 and Carlos, Sweeney, McCartin at 22:00.

After the concert, stick around and join us in the hotel restaurant for a live traditional Irish music session “after party” til 02:00.

Markus Lampela – uilleann pipes, whistles, vocals

Anthony Johnson – fiddle

Jorma Mäkitalo – mandolin, vocals

Jani Suvanto – guitar, bouzouki

Brent Ó Caiside – bodhrán, vocals

Friday 27.9.


Doors open at 19:30

Concert: The Soap Pig

Aurora Concert Venue, Nordic Art Hotel Lasaretti, Oulu

Capacity: 350

Tickets: 25 € / 15 €


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